|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||87.20 - 88.17|
|52 Week Range||75.55 - 109.98|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||29.38|
|Earnings Date||Aug 16, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.08 (2.46%)|
|1y Target Est||95.12|
Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action after Honeywell reported second quarter adjusted earnings per share and revenue that beat Wall Street Expectations.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on a growing group of companies interested in over-the-top streaming services including DC Universe, DAZN, and Walmart.
Walmart Inc.’s CIO said the company’s new pact with Microsoft Corp. will allow the retailer to take advantage of Microsoft’s artificial intelligence and cloud capabilities as it competes in a rapidly changing market. “We’re always looking for new ways to innovate and compete in a dynamic environment,” enterprise CIO Clay Johnson said. The retailer, locked in a battle with e-commerce and technology powerhouse Amazon.com Inc., already uses Microsoft services for a number of applications, and now plans to deploy the company’s machine-learning, artificial-intelligence and other services to help employees, for example, pick products that go on shelves and optimize the performance of freezers and other equipment, the Journal’s Jay Greene and Sarah Nassauer reported.
One of the constants of 2018 has been Walmart (NYSE:WMT) and its determination to go on the offensive against Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). From ramping up its website to taking on Amazon’s Kindle eReaders and even considering an Amazon Go-like automated checkout system from Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Walmart is aggressively fighting back against the e-commerce behemoth. The latest news on that front has Walmart reportedly working to reposition its Vudu “video locker” service as an affordable video streaming service.
As Albertsons Cos. and Rite Aid head to an August vote over their planned merger, the message to investors is simple: size still matters. The deal, announced in February, would create a new retail giant valued at roughly $24 billion that would combine Albertsons' grocery operations with Rite Aid's pharmacy business. But with Rite Aid, investors expected to hold a roughly 29 percent stake in the new company, some have pushed back against the combination, pointing to Albertsons' burdensome debt-load and recent performance struggles.
The combination would create a new retail giant valued at roughly $24 billion. The companies think their combined size will make them more competitive against mega-giants Walmart and Amazon. As Albertsons Cos. and Rite Aid RAD head to an August vote over their planned merger, the message to investors is simple: size still matters.
Down the road, Arizona economic developers want the state to evolve into a globally recognized corporate technology hub. What it is currently, according to the Phoenix Business Journal’s list of the state’s largest employers, is a market dominated by state and local government jobs, as well as a global retail giant, health care and national banks that make up the bulk of the top 10. Only one tech company, Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, cracked that list of top 10 employers.
Trump signed an executive order creating the National Council for the American Worker, intended to beef up training and education for American workers.
The ratings on the P&I classes were affirmed because the ratings are consistent with Moody's expected loss. Moody's rating action reflects a base expected loss of 61.9% of the current pooled balance, compared to 51.6% at Moody's last review. Moody's base expected loss plus realized losses is now 13.8% of the original pooled balance, compared to 13.6% at the last review.
Promoting a robust economy, President Donald Trump pressed U.S. companies and trade associations on Thursday to enhance their job training programs as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies. At an event in the East Room, Trump told corporate leaders and workers that the nation's students and workers need more opportunities to attain apprenticeships, vocational opportunities and job training. The president said nearly two dozen companies and trade organizations had agreed to sign a pledge to provide the training for their workforce during the next five years.
Even, which lets users get money earned before payday, works with Walmart to boost employee retention and productivity.
Pop culture collectibles brand Funko Inc (NASDAQ: FNKO )'s brand licensing and more prominent retail placement is positioning the toy company for upside, according to Piper Jaffray. The Analyst Piper ...